A new tourism product, the iVenture City Pass, will help travellers to Cape Town unlock the city's sightseeing secrets. The iVenture Card is a global tourism concept, which allows access to the whole city, and has been tried and tested in other major cities around the world including London, Barcelona, Dubai, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne, and Mexico City amongst others.
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Cape Town's popularity as a top international tourist destination continues to grow. The city has claimed another top spot, voted number one for the Best Winter Vacations of 2016 by Condé Nast Traveler magazine.
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Throngs of sport-lovers from across southern Africa will congregate in Gauteng this week for an action-packed Soweto Derby Experience that promises to be even bigger this time around.
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Organic is mainstream and this is no more obvious than on the retail shelves, with consumers happy to pay a premium for sustainably produced products. Now in their eighth year, the Green Wine Awards honours wine producers who continue to play an integral role in the provision of eco-friendly wines which embody 'farming for the future' practices. The awards also celebrate wine producers who are passionate about conserving the land while making greener, finer wines with a low carbon footprint.
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Rising consumer preference to research, identify and acquire what they want online, most hotels, resorts and guesthouses recognise the value of having a presence on tech-driven sites such as Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia and Hotwire. For traditional, formal hospitality sectors, online booking platforms offer multiple opportunities to market their inventory and secure bookings.
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The inaugural Sports & Events Tourism Awards, an initiative launched alongside the annual SETE 2016 conference, took place on 26 October 2016 in the City of Tshwane.
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With at least 14 luxury cruise lines and 20 vessels of all sizes set to ferry domestic and international tourists across the country's port cities, South Africa's ports are getting ready for another busy cruise season kicking off on 1 November.
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In the greatest culinary battle in the world with 59 nations and more than 2,000 chefs, the IKA Culinary Olympics, the South African National Culinary Team walked away with a diploma for their Culinary Art display in the Cold Table category and a bronze medal in the Hot Kitchen.
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Together with neighbouring Stellenbosch, Franschhoek is the undisputed gastronomic and wine-lovers destination of choice, just an hour away from central Cape Town, with the most beautiful mountain views and a bustling village atmosphere.
Brian Berkman 1 day ago
Westin Hotels and Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc., has announced the opening of The Westin Cairo Golf Resort & Spa Katameya Dunes, owned by New Cairo for Real Estate Investment Company. The resort and spa is located in the residential community of Katameya Dunes, anchored by a 27-hole championship golf course designed by world-renowned Nick Faldo and Brian Curley. The hotel is poised to set a new standard for well-being in Cairo, with Westin's signature wellness initiatives offered for both global travellers and local residents.
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South Africa's very own Monopoly board game, Monopoly Mzansi, with 22 proudly South African locations has been launched. Showcasing local attractions and city highlights, the popular board game was officially revealed by toy company Hasbro at Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton, a key location on the local board.
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Promising to be bigger and bolder, the Cape Town Art Fair (CTAF) is returning in February 2017 with its 5th edition, where an extraordinary blend of top quality contemporary artworks from galleries in Africa and around the world will be exhibited.
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A growing community of senior Airbnb hosts - aged 60 or older - in South Africa is using their homes to generate supplemental income. Airbnb data show senior hosts are increasingly joining the Airbnb community and opening their home to travellers from around the world.
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